Neurological tests suspended by the ASP of Caltanissetta: their reactivation requested

Editorial board
26 April 2021 13:06

“A formal request was sent to the ASP of Caltanissetta, to obtain clarifications regarding the reasons that led to the suspension of the conduct of the electromyography and electroneurography instrumental examinations at the ASP in Caltanissetta, as well as what future actions will be to reactivate the aforementioned services under an agreement with the national health service “. This is what is stated in a note. “The story arose from an initial request sent by the Active Citizenship Meetup of San Cataldo, after learning that such instrumental tests were no longer carried out throughout the province of Nissena. This request was not received. any clarification or response.
The second act, now, sent to the Regional Health Department, to the Asp of Caltanissetta and for information to the National Deputy Dedalo Pignatone and Azzurra Cancelleri, to Senator Pietro Lorefice and to the Regional Deputies Ketty Damante and Nuccio Di Paola and to the Mayor of Caltanissetta Roberto Gambino. The document was signed by the Spokesperson of the Active Citizenship Meetup Marco Iacona, by the President of the Caltanissetta Consumer Movement Avv. Gioacchino Comparato, by the Municipal Councilors of Campofranco Enrico Lipari, Elisabetta Mazzara, Pietro Mazzara, Giuseppe Cirlingione Palumbo, by the Municipal Councilors of Riesi Giuseppe Ferro, Rosy Altovino, Santina Sanfilippo, by the municipal councilors of Serradifalco Safonte Calogero Carmelo, Safonte Alessandro, Ingrao Leonardo, Petix Laura Concetta Pia Rita and by the municipal councilor of Gela Virginia Farruggia.
Marco Iacona spokesperson Meetup Citizenship Active: “The right to health is a foundation of our Republic that cannot be neglected or set aside as part of one of the key principles of our State. These tests are fundamental in the neurological field to get to diagnose different diseases, therefore we ask what are the initiatives that will be undertaken to compensate for this lack and when they will be operational, so that those who do not have the necessary means to treat themselves, do not have to move to other provinces or get into debt to be able to do so.
Together with the various ladies, councilors of the municipalities of the province and associations, we appeal so that everything can soon return to normal and the instrumental examinations not yet completed can be carried out. We must remember that in a time of economic, social and political crisis, the State as well as the health institutions must better protect the weakest subjects, so that the lives already tried by the pandemic are not also due to very serious diseases. “
Gioacchino Comparato President of the Consumer Movement: “the pandemic underway is putting the entire national health system to the test, highlighting critical issues and weaknesses capable of preventing many citizens from accessing essential and often life-saving treatments. It is clear that a further effort by the competent Authorities is indispensable in order not to empty the citizens’ right to health of contents. From this point of view we are ready to take all the necessary actions to ensure the reactivation of the required exams. We invite all citizens to monitor the correct performance of the service and to continue to report any inefficiencies “.
Giuseppe Ferro Municipal Councilor M5S: “The Regional Health Department and the managers of the ASP of Caltanissetta take immediate action. We hope that the reactivation of the service relating to the instrumental examinations of electromyography and electroneurography at the outpatient departments of the ASP in Caltanissetta will be reached soon, so that the right to health of all is guaranteed, even in conjunction with the current pandemic situation. We cannot allow the message to pass that there are patients of series A and patients of series B “.

“A formal request was sent to the ASP of Caltanissetta, to obtain clarifications regarding the reasons that led to the suspension of the conduct of the electromyography and electroneurography instrumental examinations at the ASP clinics in Caltanissetta, as well as what future actions will be to reactivate the aforementioned services under an agreement with the national health service “. This is what is stated in a note.” The story arose from an initial request sent by the Active Citizenship Meetup of San Cataldo, after learning that they were no longer carried out such instrumental examinations in the whole province of Nyssa No clarification or answer has been received to this request.

The second act, now, sent to the Regional Health Department, to the Asp of Caltanissetta and for information to the National Deputy Dedalo Pignatone and Azzurra Cancelleri, to Senator Pietro Lorefice and to the Regional Deputies Ketty Damante and Nuccio Di Paola and to the Mayor of Caltanissetta Roberto Gambino. The document was signed by the Spokesperson of the Active Citizenship Meetup Marco Iacona, by the President of the Caltanissetta Consumer Movement Avv. Gioacchino Comparato, by the Municipal Councilors of Campofranco Enrico Lipari, Elisabetta Mazzara, Pietro Mazzara, Giuseppe Cirlingione Palumbo, by the Municipal Councilors of Riesi Giuseppe Ferro , Rosy Altovino, Santina Sanfilippo, by the Municipal Councilors of Serradifalco Safonte Calogero Carmelo, Safonte Alessandro, Ingrao Leonardo, Petix Laura Concetta Pia Rita and by the Municipal Councilor of Gela Virginia Farruggia.

Marco Iacona spokesperson Meetup Active Citizenship: “The right to health is a foundation of our Republic that cannot be neglected or set aside as part of one of the key principles of our State. These tests are fundamental in the neurological field to get to diagnose various diseases , therefore, we ask what are the initiatives that will be undertaken to compensate for this lack and when they will be operational, so that those who do not have the necessary means to take care of themselves do not have to move to other provinces or get into debt in order to do so.

Together with the various ladies, councilors of the municipalities of the province and associations, we appeal so that everything can soon return to normal and the instrumental examinations not yet completed can be carried out. We must remember that in a time of economic, social and political crisis, the State as well as the health institutions must better protect the weakest people, so that the lives already tried by the pandemic are not also due to very serious diseases. “

Gioacchino Comparato President of the Consumer Movement: “The pandemic underway is putting the entire national health system to the test, highlighting critical issues and weaknesses capable of preventing many citizens from accessing essential and often life-saving treatments. It is clear that a further effort, by the competent Authorities, in order not to empty the citizens’ right to health of contents. From this point of view we are ready to take all the necessary actions to ensure the reactivation of the required exams. all citizens to monitor the correct performance of the service and to continue to report any inefficiencies “.

Giuseppe Ferro Municipal Councilor M5S: “The Regional Department of Health and the managers of the ASP of Caltanissetta are activated immediately. We hope that the service relating to the instrumental examinations of electromyography and electroneurography at the clinics of the ‘ASP of Caltanissetta so that everyone’s right to health is guaranteed, even in concomitance with the current pandemic situation. We cannot allow the message to pass that there are Series A patients and Series B patients “.

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